The state treasurer's office is holding on to millions of dollars worth of unclaimed property and you may have a shot at winning some of it. They're putting some of the items up for bid in an on line auction next week. Participants can bid on an wide array of items, including a 24-carat gold butterfly pin and a 1934 500-dollar federal reserve note.
Bidding will start at 10 a.m. Monday, September 17th and will run through Friday the 21st. Registration is required for participation and can be done at www.Treasurer.Il.gov